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Synonyms for crush

Synonyms for crush

to press forcefully so as to break up into a pulpy mass

to break up into tiny particles

to bring to an end forcibly as if by imposing a heavy weight

to impair severely something such as the spirit, health, or effectiveness of

to affect deeply or completely, as with emotion

to act on with a steady pushing force

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to extract from by applying pressure

an enormous number of persons gathered together

an extravagant, short-lived romantic attachment

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leather that has had its grain pattern accentuated

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a dense crowd of people

temporary love of an adolescent

come down on or keep down by unjust use of one's authority

to compress with violence, out of natural shape or condition

break into small pieces

humiliate or depress completely

crush or bruise

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make ineffective

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become injured, broken, or distorted by pressure

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This suggests that crushable concrete is capable of dissipating significant amounts of energy in vehicle anti-ram barriers.
The model should capture the fundamental compressive and tensile stress-strain response in crushable foams of various initial densities subjected to large deformations.
Delivered dry, Unispheres XS have the incredible property of transforming to soft and crushable beads in the finished product that disappears with a gentle rub without leaving any shell residue on skin or hair.
Nobody was injured when the Bombardier CRJ200 exited the runway into a crushable concrete pad after a rejected take-off.
The 3" brim can be worn either up or down and, because they are eminently crushable and packable, these super-sassy hats are great for travel.
The 6 also boasts a new crushable pedal design, to help avoid serious driver injuries.
I've even sold some back to the Americans,' Owen says, showing me an authentic crushable felt zebra design.
Texas-based Armadillo Aerospace is working on a rocket with a crushable nose to soften landings; Canadian team ``The Da Vinci Project'' is working on a system that would use an ultra-high altitude helium balloon to launch its spacecraft; and High Altitude Research Corp.
NOT specifically marked as being for drivers, it started badly by having a soft, crushable case.
Invest in a pair of flip-flops or better still a pair of pretty Chinese embroidered slippers for day and night, a crushable straw hat, capri pants (worn with aforementioned slippers by day and kitten-heeled mules for night) and a sleeveless funnel neck top.
This 'soft shrink' film boasts low product distortion and has been specifically designed for use with crushable and easily distorted products where more rigid films would cause product damage.
The previous month saw consumers rush to snap up new minivehicle models built under new official safety specification standards allowing for a larger body size to accommodate a greater crushable zone.
In 1972, Krieg (13) developed a plasticity theory for soils and crushable foams.
Offers crushing machinery for use on friable and crushable plastics such as thermosets.
It safely manages packages of varying weights and shapes--even those that are delicate or crushable.